TITLE

A CALL TO REFORM LOUISIANA CODE OF CRIMINAL PROCEDURE ARTICLE 882: ELIMINATING THE ERROR PATENT REVIEW OF ILLEGALLY LENIENT FINES

AUTHOR(S)
Alonzo, Dustin C.
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
Loyola Law Review;Summer2014 (6/1/2014), Vol. 60 Issue 2, p313
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the need of reforms in the Louisiana code of criminal procedure's article 882 to eliminate the error patent review of illegally lenient fines. Topics discussed include need of preventing the recurring due process violations, and improper sentence review of criminal defendants by Louisiana appellate courts, amendment to the Louisiana constitution regarding criminal appellate jurisdiction, and articles 882 and 920 of the Louisiana Code of Criminal Procedure.
ACCESSION #
108927142

 

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